Fly the L-39 jet fighter in Deauville Normandy

Experience this jet fighter flight in the L-39 over the coast of Normandy and the D Day landing beaches. This is a fantastic jet fighter ride, taking off from Deauville. After meeting with the crew and getting suited, you will take of from Deauville airport and enjoy a fantastic scenic flight along the coast until you reach the aerobatic spot where you will enjoy loops and barrels and other traditionnal aerobatic figures. Deauville is also a great place to spend a weekend, with great food and nature to enjoy and relax before and after your fighter jet flight.

Flight times vary from 30 to 60mn – see Book your flight for prices.

L-39 fighter jet flight in Deauville Normandy- on the day

You will need to allocate half a day on site.

Meet at the airfield on the date and time set-up for you
Meeting with pilots and technicians
Testing of flight equipment (suit, anti-G pants, charlotte, helmet, boots, etc.)
Safety briefing
Briefing around the plane
Then take a seat in the cockpit, briefing on the instruments.
The engine starts. The adrenaline rises a little more. And off we go for an L-39 fighter flight.
You will be in constant contact with your pilot.

Flight plan as an example (subject to weather conditions):
Flight over the Normandy coast between the cliffs of Etretat and the beaches of Omaha beach. Sitting in the back in the passenger seat, your pilot in the front, fly over the sea and mix a discovery flight, low altitude speed and evolutions, loops, barrels … Adrenaline guaranteed!
The flight includes an aerobatic phase. Guaranteed sensations! In the back seat, your pilot in the front, feel the agility and speed of the plane.
The time has come to regain the tarmak.
Debriefing and exchange of experience with the pilot and his team.

L-39 fighter jet flight in in Deauville Normandy – other things to know

The pilots
All pilots are highly qualified. Some have extensive experience in aerobatics and gliding while others are also airline pilots in their daily activities. Some have been in active duty in the French Air Force.

Fighter plane: L39 Albatros
The L-39 Albatros is a military training aircraft built by the Czechoslovak firm Aero Vodochody, which succeeded the Aero L-29 Delfin as the standard training aircraft for the Warsaw Pact forces. If the end of the Soviet Union caused sales of this aircraft to fall by more than 80%, with its L-59 and L-139 derivatives, in early 2006 it remained the most common jet trainer in the world. . It has also become a popular warbird.
Version: L-39C Albatros
Engine: 1 Walter Titan Al-25TI double-flow turbojet
Power: 1 x 1720 kgp
Wing span: 9.46 m
Fuselage length: 12.13 m
Ground height: 4.77 m
Wing area: 18.8 m²
Empty weight: 3,540 kg
Maximum weight: 4,700 kg
Practical ceiling: 11,000 m
Clearable distance: 1,100 km
Maximum speed: 910 km / h
Crew: 2 members

L-39 fighter jet flight in in Deauville Normandy – conditions & restrictions

Medical certificate required
To be in a good health. Do not suffer from heart problems or neurological problems
You will be asked to sign a waiver of responsibility and understanding of the risks of flying a fighter plane.
Be over 15 years old (parental authorization required for minors)
Do not weigh less than 50kg, and not more than 108kg. Height of trunk: 0.98 cm max.
Subject to favorable weather conditions. Otherwise, postponement to a later date.
Accompanying people: we welcome 4 people with you maximum

This flying experience in L39 from Deauville and is possible on several dates in the year (ususally in spring, summer and fall) Get in touch for more info.

Deauville, access through Calais, Le Touquet or Paris by flight

L-39 fighter jet flight in in Deauville Normandy -Book your flight

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